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  • noun Plural form of playwriter.

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Examples

  • I would love to speak with the directors to give son of my ideas, all my life ive been around actors in highschool, playwriters and such but have never felt the inspiration that AVATAR has installed.

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  • Pen never liked to halt, but made his tutor construe when he was at fault, and thus galloped through the Iliad and the Odyssey, the tragic playwriters, writers, and the charming wicked Aristophanes (whom he vowed to be the greatest poet of all).

    The History of Pendennis

  • In the interests of playwriters and play-actors, I wish to see the playgoer -- our dramatic lawgiver -- be educated; and I think this might be done by means of a "Royal Dramatic Academy."

    The Idler Magazine, Volume III, June 1893 An Illustrated Monthly

  • The Satan of the Book of Job, jaunty, daring, joking with his Maker, is the Mephisto of Goethe and all the other playwriters who, have used the character.

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  • Some of the names you mention are well known in literature but not as dramatists or playwriters, and therefore the public will be one to be worked up by enthusiasm and love of country.

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  • This would make them soon perceive what despicable creatures our common rimers and playwriters be, and show them, what religious, what glorious and magnificent use might be made of poetry both in divine and human things.

    Of Education

  • Hostrup and many others as comic playwriters, and was not far short of attributing to their works an importance equal to those of Holberg.

    Recollections Of My Childhood And Youth

  • There are scores of men like this gifted violinist -- playwriters, painters, journalists, men trained to see things in various ways -- drawn in by universal service and now buried in the mass, but destined some day to emerge to normal life.

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  • There is a young man at her hotel; she says he will be one of the greatest playwriters in England, and she sent me a play of his to read; it was only a little about love, I did not like it very much ....

    Villa Rubein, and other stories

  • There is a young man at her hotel; she says he will be one of the greatest playwriters in England, and she sent me a play of his to read; it was only a little about love, I did not like it very much ....

    Complete Project Gutenberg John Galsworthy Works

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